The Me and Mine Project {September 2017}

September was a month I was dreading in all honesty. I wasn’t looking forward to Olly starting his schooldays as I knew there would be tears from both of us. I’m pleased that he seems to be settling in well to Reception and although we…

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How do you escape #firstthing? // Win a …

*A post in partnership with Triton Showers  With the back to school routine in full swing, those couple of hours before the school run can be a rush with demands for rounds of toast at breakfast and the whereabouts of clean PE kits, it can…

Get involved in the World’s Biggest …

*A post in partnership with Marks and Spencer  What’s better than having a cuppa and a slice of cake in aid of a fantastic charity? That’s exactly what I’ll be doing this Friday (29th September 2017) for Macmillan Cancer Care’s World Biggest Coffee Morning. It’s…

Five ways to maximise space in a …

*A collaborative post  Living in a small two bedroomed terraced home with a family is cosy and with another addition on the way in the new year we are looking at ways to maximise space in our family home. We currently have two reception rooms…

Features to consider when renovating a Victorian …

*This is a sponsored post  When my then boyfriend (now husband) moved into our old terraced house over ten years ago, little did we know about how much work we would need to do to bring the house into the 21st century. It’s previous owners,…

To VBAC or not to VBAC?

When I was pregnant with my firstborn Olly, I (very naively) imagined I would have a stress-free delivery and I’d be home from hospital with my beautiful baby boy within hours drinking tea and enjoying the newborn bubble people speak of. How wrong I was?…

Bacofoil Zipper Bags, how do you use …

*This is a collaborative post  If you’re anything like me, you’ll want to get value for money in all the household products you use around the home. There are lots of everyday items that have more than just the one way of using them, with…